61st Annual Steam Threshers Show
August 17, 18, 19, 2018
Forest Fair Grounds
45 Jefferson Street
TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!!
Available at Williamson Farms Country Store in Forest & online at Eventbrite.ca
& Bayview Chrysler in Sarnia!!!
Save $5 by buying in advance!
Admission at gate is $25 for adults and $20 for youth (13-17) & seniors. Children 12&under: free!
Ticket gets you in for the entire day of events – Gates open at 9am
2018 Membership Fees
12 and under: free!
Ages 13-17: $10 fee which will be returned upon completion of 2 hours of volunteer work
Adult: $50 per person, of which $25/person will be returned after a combined 4 hours of volunteer work per couple
65+: $25 flat rate
* $5 will be charged if receiving newsletter by mail
(Exhibitor Ribbons will be reintroduced this year; however, directors are still discussing rate)
$25 for exhibitor ribbons
*only available at the show not in advance
This charge allows gate admission for the remainder of the weekend
In order to receive a ribbon there must be something going on display and proof of insurance for said item(s)
Camping Price Update
$50 for the weekend for members
$100 for the weekend for non-members
Contact Gene Siddall 519.852.0446 to reserve a spot!
Hotel Accommodations Available
Country View Motel www.countryviewmotelandrvresort.com ; 519-845-3394
Forest Golf Club and Inn www.golfforest.ca ; (800) 265-0214
2018 Dues Form
2018 Vendor Forms
North Lambton Quilt Guild
Participate in hands on demonstrations, view techniques, and many challenge projects and charity quilts on display. Viewing available all day; check us out next to the stage in the Special Events Building for demo times
Saturday and Sunday 1 pm
Advanced Tickets available at
Williamson Country Store – Forest
Bayview Chrysler Dodge – Sarnia
Ticket allow entire to the grounds for the entire day’s schedule of events!
Heavy Horse Pulls
Saturday August 18th
Friday all day & Saturday after 5pm – $5.00
Saturday and Sunday
12-17, 65+ – $20.00
Under 12 – Free!
Advance Tickets are $5.00 off
*Ticket prices include HST
Refreshment Tent All Weekend!!
Saturday August 18, 2018 – 6:30pm
Registration is from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm — there is no entry fee
Competitive Classes and Prizes are as follows:
12 and under—1st $100 ; 2nd $80 ; 3rd $60 ; 4th $40 ; 5th $20 and youngest $25
13 to18 yrs—1st $200 ; 2nd $150 ; 3rd $100
19 to 44yrs—1st $150 ; 2nd $100 ; 3rd $50
45 to 64yrs—1st $150 ; 2nd $100 ; 3rd $50
65 and over—1st $150 ; 2nd $100 ; 3rd $50 and oldest fiddler $25
duet—1st $150 ; 2nd $100 ; 3rd $50
open class—1st $400 ; 2nd $200 ; 3rd $100
This contest is in memory of many great fiddlers who have come from Lambton County. It is our objective to keep this fine Canadian heritage alive and vibrant for generations to come. If you want further information please contact: Pat Tremblay 519-882-2084 or cell 519-330-0534 email: [email protected]
Thank You for viewing the Western Ontario Steam Threshers website. This site is designed and maintained by our members to provide information on the club, ongoing activities throughout the year and our annual show.
The Western Ontario Steam Thresher’s Association is the oldest club of its kind in Ontario and has been described as the “Best Steam and Heritage Show in Canada”. We are proud of our founding members and the rich heritage of devoted individuals who have contributed countless hours to build and maintain the Western Ontario Steam Threshers Association.
Please Note: In order to be eligible to exhibit your equipment in the show, you MUST show proof of insurance and be a member of the association or purchase an exhibitor ribbon.